Your Christmas Eve/Day Beer Lineup (2014)

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  1. SaCkErZ9

    SaCkErZ9 Poo-Bah (2,593) Feb 27, 2005 South Carolina
    Society Trader

    Sadly, my wife has enacted a sober holiday. Women, smh.
  2. jessehurlburt

    jessehurlburt Initiate (0) Oct 17, 2014 Connecticut

    former wife?
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  3. fredmugs

    fredmugs Initiate (0) Aug 11, 2012 Indiana

    Great idea and that's what we're doing. Enough to share and if nobody likes it more for us.
  4. beertasterb

    beertasterb Initiate (0) Mar 1, 2010 Michigan

    For the eve bourdeaux barrel aged scotch silly some old rip van winkle(10 yr) and either a morning wood or a bcbs. Christmas day bring us some barrel aged narwhal white russians with some home made kaluah
  5. HopHead_

    HopHead_ Initiate (155) Aug 14, 2014 Pennsylvania

    Eve: Brown Shugga', SN Harvest Neomexicanus
    Day: ten fidy, hop ranch. maybe raison d extra but considering saving it for new years.
  6. Foyle

    Foyle Meyvn (1,002) Sep 29, 2007 North Carolina

    Sadly, my beer budget for this month is pretty much exhausted. So I will have to make do with some combination what I have on hand:

    Shiner Holiday Cheer (the only Christmas beer I have)
    La Fin Du Monde
    Samuel Smith Nut Brown Ale
    Sam Adams Oktoberfest & Harvest Saison (leftovers from a couple of months ago)
    My ever present cans of PBR.
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  7. rojapa

    rojapa Initiate (0) Jun 26, 2013 New York

    Eve: Boulevard Tank 7 with dinner and FBS after
    Day: Not sure, but I'll be back in my apartment mid-afternoon and will have a fridge full of deliciousness I've been saving for a nice, relaxing day all to myself. Options include BA Narwhal, Brooklyn Black Ops, BCBS, BCBCS, Clown Shoes Ride the Lion, Midnight Sun Berserker IS and my last bottle of Xocoveza. Looking forward to it.
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  8. shebby

    shebby Initiate (0) Feb 29, 2012 Utah

    Either Tweak or BCBCS with breakfast tomorrow (Pork Belly eggs benedict).
    Side Project Pulling Nails with dinner (Cornish game hens)
    Maybe a Pirate Bomb for dessert...Christmas is one of the best days for stouts, and it looks like we'll have a White Christmas!
  9. Hesscabob

    Hesscabob Initiate (0) Mar 16, 2014 Illinois

    Christmas Eve: '14 Proprietors w/ Vanilla Bean on the Train Ride Home.
    Christmas Day: Imperial Biscotti Break - Cherry Natale and a '13 Backwoods Bastard... BB is tasting reeeeaaaallly good from last year. Happy Holidays everybody!
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  10. RWACKO

    RWACKO Initiate (0) Jun 9, 2011 New York

    Christmas Eve troeggs mad elf
    Christmas day celebration
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  11. mrpeterandthepuffers

    mrpeterandthepuffers Initiate (0) Oct 24, 2014 Minnesota

    I got in the spirit this year.

    Ninkasi Sleigh'r
    Hardywood GBS
    Indeed Old Friend Holiday Ale
    Clown Shoes Pecan Pie Porter
    Southern Tier 2XMAS
    Port Brewing Santa's Little Helper (2009 vintage)
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  12. Berg-the-Boiler

    Berg-the-Boiler Initiate (0) Feb 21, 2014 Illinois

    As i sit here waiting to get out of work i am fantasizing about my beer selection for this evening festivities and I am wondering what other BA's out there will be drinking this evening. Below is my menu not sure ill make it trough all of it though without a little help.

    • BCB Coffee Stout
    • BC Vanilla Rye
    • BCBS
    • Two Brothers Peppermint Bark Porter
    • Three Floyds Dreadnaught
    • Delirium Noel
    • Maine Beer Co A Tiny Beautiful Something
  13. Thrashsquatch

    Thrashsquatch Initiate (0) Nov 13, 2013 Virginia

    Hardywood Christmas Morning.
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  14. NHhomebrewguy

    NHhomebrewguy Initiate (0) Apr 9, 2012 New Hampshire

    CW 16. Been waiting to open this one for a while now. Tonight is the night! Cheers!
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  15. evilcatfish

    evilcatfish Defender (612) May 11, 2012 Missouri

    Coffee KDS and 110k+OT batch 6. Then whatever my cuz brought from Chicago
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  16. mctizzz

    mctizzz Initiate (0) Dec 23, 2010 California

    Christmas Eve: Berry Bu, BA Biscotti
    Christmas Day: Apricot Bu, Mikhail’s Odd
    (intermission to feed the homeless)
    Christmas Night: Blu Bu, Double Citra, 2014 Proprietors
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  17. ironchefmiyagi13

    ironchefmiyagi13 Initiate (0) Jan 9, 2013 Tennessee

    Unfortunately, my non-drinking family members won't be helping me drink a box of sours I have hiding in my closet that includes Lou Pepe Kriek, Saison du Blé and Pulling Nails batch #2.

    Oh decisions decisions!
  18. threeviews

    threeviews Initiate (0) Apr 18, 2011 Florida

    Already Started:
    Baby Maker - Jack's Abby
    Palo Santo Marron - Dogfish Head

    Not sure yet, but in the running:
    Dragon's Milk - New Holland
    Golden Delicious - Cpt. Lawrence
    Bootleg Fireworks - Baxter
    Leviathan - Harpoon
    Resin - Sixpoint

    All I know is that I'm finishing my evening with a burly, DIPA!
  19. abkayak

    abkayak Initiate (0) Jan 8, 2013 New York

    brainless on peaches
    beat it nerd
  20. Tilley4

    Tilley4 Poo-Bah (2,294) Nov 13, 2007 Tennessee
    Society Trader

    Sucaba for sure... Some Bourbon Abominable... A barrel aged Laika in there somewhere... Also probably have some I Love You With All My Stout as well....
  21. Beertsipper

    Beertsipper Devotee (480) Nov 18, 2008 New York

    A sixer of 4 week old Torpedo, while listening to Queen, and Humble Pie Live At The Fillmore. Needle on vinyl. The only way to listen to music. :wink:
  22. HectorB

    HectorB Initiate (0) Sep 21, 2013 New York

    Found a 2013 Adoration in the back of the fridge, so it's only fitting I start with that. (BTW, did Ommegamg do a 2014 Adoration? If so, I missed it).

    After that I'll be eying a Lee's Harvest (calvados aged).

    That will probably be it.
  23. sfsean28

    sfsean28 Initiate (151) Dec 17, 2008 New Jersey

    celebration ale all night and also Brown Shugga vs Sucks match.
  24. BreweryRun

    BreweryRun Initiate (0) Feb 22, 2013 California

    Tonight will be traditional Irish Coffees

    X-Mas morning it'll be some combination of FW Velvet Mocha Merlin, Mikkeller Beer Geek Breakfast, Beer Camp Double Latte and maybe some Black Xantus or Victory at Sea if things get wild.

    Rest of the day will include Anchor Christmas, Ballast Point Dorado, and maybe Stone 2013 Oak Smoked Old Guardian

    Cheers and Merry Christmas!
  25. npawelkop

    npawelkop Initiate (0) Jul 13, 2013 Florida

    2013 & 2014 Hunahpu
    Double Barrel Hunahpu
    CCB Forgotten Island
    CCB Grandmule
    CCB 110k+OT Batch 6
    Nantahala Brewery Boubon Barrel Trail Magic 2012
    And various other beers as well
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  26. jawas

    jawas Initiate (0) Dec 4, 2013 New Jersey

    Ill take your warning but I don't drink many "light beers"/
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  27. CaRtIn

    CaRtIn Initiate (115) Dec 14, 2014 Michigan

    I think I'll share a bottle of Kuhnhenn raspberry eisbock with the wife tonight.
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  28. SnifterLifter

    SnifterLifter Initiate (0) Nov 9, 2013 New York

    I bought a 4 pack of Samichlaus Helles and a 4 pack of Dopple back in October with Christmas in mind. Present me is very thankful to past me right now.
  29. CE666

    CE666 Initiate (0) Jul 11, 2011 Virginia

    Hardywood Gingerbread Stout, Lagunitas Brown Shugga, Stone Vanilla Bean Smoked Porter, and maybe a little Pappy 12 year old. Not all at once, mind you.
  30. zac16125

    zac16125 Poo-Bah (2,209) Jan 26, 2010 South Carolina
    Society Trader

    This guy too! But I am off tonight and cracking something special.
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  31. NYR-Zuuuuc

    NYR-Zuuuuc Disciple (332) Jan 1, 2013 Connecticut

    Two Roads Igors Dream
    DFH 120 (2012)

    Christmas Day
    Heady Topper ....Lots of Heady Topper.

    It's been a great year. Cheers All!
  32. MistyS

    MistyS Initiate (0) Dec 4, 2013 Massachusetts

    Eve - DCB D.O.S., Marshal Zukhov's, and the few beers left from our Advent Calendar that we haven't opened yet
    Christmas: Prairie Christmas Bomb, El Bizarron, Mystic Mainer Weiss
  33. postalmarke

    postalmarke Initiate (0) Dec 15, 2013 New Jersey

    Gonna try some Dubuisson Scaldis Noel for the first time tonight on draft. Looks interesting! Don't know about tomorrow, but there are three Christmas brews in the fridge so we are set!
  34. spacecake9

    spacecake9 Initiate (0) Apr 26, 2014 Illinois

    Day #11 of the 12 Beers Of Christmas - at 16.9% abv this is a butt kicker!
  35. dymmig89

    dymmig89 Initiate (0) Jul 11, 2011 New Jersey

    They let me out early today and I found a Firestone Walker 18 for $18. So I'm not too upset
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  36. Mersh

    Mersh Initiate (0) Mar 10, 2013 Connecticut

    Xmas Eve:

    -Gandhi Bot
    -Nordic Saison
    -Imperial Stout Trooper

    Xmas Day:

    -Sip of Sunshine
    -Barrel Aged Old Rasputin
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  37. matthewalee

    matthewalee Initiate (0) Nov 17, 2010 Indiana

    doin a PW Orange Truffle Abduction now (really good).

    XMAS eve - Midnight Sun Berserker, Brickstone Dark Secret, Founders Big Luscious, Blot out the Sun Stout

    XMAS - BCBCS, Chevalier Bertrand Du Guesclin, Hunter Cherry, Bitches' Bank, New Glarus Moon Man...done
  38. fudsquat

    fudsquat Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2010 Ohio

  39. nmyers462000

    nmyers462000 Initiate (0) Oct 1, 2013 Florida

    Tonight: Madtree Thunder Snow
    Tomorrow: Zombie Dust, Good Gourd, and Cycle DCB Dos
  40. fudsquat

    fudsquat Initiate (0) Feb 5, 2010 Ohio

    Eve-SN Pale Ale and a Solstice d'Hiver (and read Washington Irving's Christmas essays from Sketch Book.)
    Day-Saison Rue with dinner, SN Porter evening, Sam Smith Taddy Porter or Blackout Stout nightcap. (Read A Christmas Carol .)
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